Emke Group is one of the most diversified Business conglomerates in the Arabian Gulf. Today, it has presence in Oman, Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain, Saudi Arabia, Yemen, India, Indonesia, Thailand, Hong Kong, China Kenya, Tanzania and Benin. Beginning operations with the traditional supply chain, the Group soon entered – with success – the areas of manufacture, import and export, wholesale and finally the retailing of consumer products. The Group is home to a multinational employee profile that includes 20,000 employees across 29 countries.
Being at the right place and at the right time gave the Group a competitive edge. Today, it has gained a huge customer base by building popular brands of retail chain stores including the renowned LULU chain of hypermarkets, supermarkets and department stores. Al Falah Plaza and Emirates General Market are the other popular brand names under the EMKE Umbrella.
With footfall of over 320,000 customers everyday and over 32% of the total retail market share within the GCC, EMKE’S retail chain enjoys an enviable position in the retail scenario. The Group is expected to increase its market share with the opening of more outlets in the near future. EMKE is also in the area of Mall Management. They own, build, lease and manage Malls in all the GCC countries and in Egypt and India.